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Address to Cancer Australia’s Pink Ribbon Breakfast

We all have a common goal, winning the fight against breast cancer, none of us can do it alone. Your generosity, your support is of critical importance. The dollars, though not as big as the government’s but it comes with a personal love and commitment and an advocacy and a passion that governments can never equal.

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24th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

2016 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science Awards Presentation Dinner

One of the most remarkable things about tonight’s event is the calibre of the audience; it’s wonderful to share this evening with some of Australia’s brightest minds. We’d be hard pressed to find a greater collection of scientists, academics and teachers - not just in Australia but anywhere in the world.

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20th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Address to the House of Representatives – Australian Building and Construction Commission

We fought the double-dissolution election on our workplace reform commitments, which, in their effect, represent important economic reforms for this country. And we won.

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18th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Speech in the House of Representatives - Launch of operations to liberate Mosul

Australia is making a very significant vital contribution to this campaign as our forces have done in the successful recapture of other centres from Daesh such as Ramadi.

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18th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Welcoming the Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore, His Excellency Lee Hsien Loong

We are privileged to welcome today a leader who is a great friend of Australia.

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12th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Remarks at the Australian College of Nursing Parliamentary Breakfast

Launching the Australian College of Nursing White Paper ‘Nurses are essential in health and aged care reforms’ at Parliament House.

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11th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Condolence Motion for Shimon Peres

Condolence motion delivered in Parliament House, Canberra

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10th October 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Keynote address at the Australia-US Cyber Security Dialogue

No institution or infrastructure is more important to the future prosperity and freedom of our global community than the Internet.

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23rd September 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts

Australia’s National Statement in the General Debate of the 71st Session at the UN General Assembly

Delivering Australia’s National Statement in the General Debate of the 71st Session at the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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22nd September 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches

Speech at President Obama’s Leaders’ Summit on Refugees

We need to do more to address the underlying causes of displacement – conflict, instability, and other vulnerabilities – including providing more assistance, and opportunity, as close to home as possible.

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21st September 2016  |  Comments  |  Speeches, Transcripts